San Mateo is preparing to hire a new City Manager. What characteristics do you want this new leader to have and what should be their top priorities for San Mateo?
The City Council is recruiting for a new leader to replace San Mateo's outgoing City Manager, who is retiring at the year's end.
This influencial position is appointed by the Council. A City Manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of our municipal government while implimenting policy direction set by the Council.
We want your feedback to help guide our recruitment and selection strategies for the next City Manager.
City Manager Responsibilities:
Oversees 11 City departments including Parks and Recreation, Public Works, Finance, Community Development, Police and more.
Manages an organization of about 700 employees who collectively serve a community of nearly 105,000 residents.
Oversees City finances, including a roughly $170 million annual operating budget and a capital improvement program of about $810 million over the next five years.
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